Senior Consultant & Principal
Graceland College, B.A.
Roy joined Marts & Lundy in 1998 with more than 30 years experience in higher education fund development. Roy served as associate director of development at Washington University in St. Louis, then as director of development at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., before joining the staff at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 1976. As the associate vice president at Michigan, Roy was responsible for planning, managing, and directing the highly successful “Campaign for Michigan” – the first public university campaign with a goal of $1 billion. The campaign concluded in 1997 with $1.4 billion raised.
With Marts & Lundy, Roy has served a wide range of higher education clients in program assessments, as well as campaign planning and guidance. He has specialized in assisting public universities with both mature and emerging programs in philanthropy.
Roy has served on a number of leadership forums for CASE, and as a member of the Marts & Lundy Board of Directors from 2000 through 2004. He has also served on the Boards of the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra, the Ann Arbor Hands On Museum, Peace Neighborhood Center, the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation, the Ann Arbor School for the Performing Arts, and Fisher College in Boston.
Partial List of Clients Served
Ann Arbor Summer Festival, MI
Bowling Green State University, OH
Case Western Reserve University
Clara and Henry Ford Estate, MI
Eastern Michigan University
First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor, MI
Michigan State University
Oakland University, MI
Syracuse University, NY
Temple University, PA
Texas A & M University
University of Cincinnati, OH
University of Detroit Jesuit High School, MI
University of Illinois
University of Massachusetts Foundation
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
University of Michigan, Dearborn
University of Michigan, Flint
University of Minnesota
University of Utah
Washington State University
Wayne State University, MI